Richmond, VA _  The Richmond Police Department is in the early stages of a death investigation on the city’s south side.

About noon today, officers arrived at a residence in the 4700 block of Caldwell Ave. where, inside, they discovered the body of white male believed to be in his 40s.

Detectives are currently canvassing the area, speaking with witnesses and gathering evidence.

The body has been transported to the Office of the Medical Examiner, who will determine the exact cause and manner of death.

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.  Both methods are anonymous.